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GERMANY #B141-43 Mint NH - 1939 Auto Race Set
GERMANY #B141-43 Mint NH - 1939 Auto Race Set
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GB PRINTED RATE POSTAGE DUE 1951 LIVERPOOL UNSEALED ENVELOPE
GB PRINTED RATE POSTAGE DUE 1951 LIVERPOOL UNSEALED ENVELOPE
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GB PARCEL POST 1915 KINGS COLLEGE ROAD HAMPSTEAD 5d WW1
GB PARCEL POST 1915 KINGS COLLEGE ROAD HAMPSTEAD 5d WW1
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1302 RUSSIA MOSCOW MONUMENT WITH SPACE ROCKET 1965 RARE PROPAGANDA CARD
1302 RUSSIA MOSCOW MONUMENT WITH SPACE ROCKET 1965 RARE PROPAGANDA CARD
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Cyprus Stamps Scott 824-826 MNH Free Shipping SCV 2.75
Cyprus Stamps Scott 824-826 MNH Free Shipping SCV 2.75
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CKStamps: US Stamps Collection Scott#450 (2) 2c Mint NH OG Gum Stain
CKStamps: US Stamps Collection Scott#450 (2) 2c Mint NH OG Gum Stain
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US Envelope Cut Squares Mint
US Envelope Cut Squares Mint
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Czechoslovakia sheet MNH ** 1982 Treasures of Czechoslovak castles
Czechoslovakia sheet MNH ** 1982 Treasures of Czechoslovak castles
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Czechoslovakia sheet MNH ** 1982 Stamp Exhibition PHILEX FRANCE
Czechoslovakia sheet MNH ** 1982 Stamp Exhibition PHILEX FRANCE
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Czechoslovakia sheet MNH ** 1982 II World Conference of the UN - UNISPACE Vienna
Czechoslovakia sheet MNH ** 1982 II World Conference of the UN - UNISPACE Vienna
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Czechoslovakia sheet MNH ** 1982 II special session of the UN disarmament
Czechoslovakia sheet MNH ** 1982 II special session of the UN disarmament
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Czechoslovakia sheet MNH**1982 X International Children's Exhibition Arts Lidice
Czechoslovakia sheet MNH**1982 X International Children's Exhibition Arts Lidice
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Lot Postage Stamps Finland Ukraine
Lot Postage Stamps Finland Ukraine
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St Thomas & Prince 2006 The Beatles Gold Foil S S set NH
St Thomas & Prince 2006 The Beatles Gold Foil S S set NH
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1940 3d AIF Pair Mint Very Light Hinged
1940 3d AIF Pair Mint Very Light Hinged
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Bermuda Etc,  MNH OG,  Red Cross Centenary Sets,  Showpiece Quality,  Never Hinged
Bermuda Etc, MNH OG, Red Cross Centenary Sets, Showpiece Quality, Never Hinged
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sheet of 50 MISSOURI STATEHOOD 1821-1971 stamps - Scott #1426 MNH 8c USA OG
sheet of 50 MISSOURI STATEHOOD 1821-1971 stamps - Scott #1426 MNH 8c USA OG
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GB = 1941 1 2d Pale Green. SG 485wi. Inverted Watermark. Fine Used. (02 15 01)
GB = 1941 1 2d Pale Green. SG 485wi. Inverted Watermark. Fine Used. (02 15 01)
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2868   Tanna Tuva   Used   # C10-18   (1936 Air Post)     CV$ 26.25
2868 Tanna Tuva Used # C10-18 (1936 Air Post) CV$ 26.25
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1 WONDERS ~ GERMAN COLONY MARIANA ISLANDS POSTAL CARD W REPLY UNUSED - BB803
1 WONDERS ~ GERMAN COLONY MARIANA ISLANDS POSTAL CARD W REPLY UNUSED - BB803
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Stamp Collecting - A Time-Honored Hobby
By Tony Harries
 
 Philately, or stamp collecting, is a time-honored hobby enjoyed by collectors all over the world.

Stamp collecting is the collecting of postage stamps and related objects, such as covers (envelopes or packages with stamps on them). Stamp collecting can be fun and certainly easy.

Stamp collecting a very rewarding hobby because it immensely enhances the general knowledge of the collector.

Stamp collecting is a special mix of the structured and the unstructured, and you can make it a personal hobby that will not be like anyone else's.

Collecting stamps is a treasured hobby that people around the world have enjoyed for centuries. Stamp collecting started in 1860's with teenagers who started to collect stamps.

The collecting of stamps can be a fun and educational lasts you a lifetime.

Stamp collecting provides you skills which will help you connect to the history of a specific location, person, animal or thing. Stamp collecting is not a new trend of the people and the hobby is sweeping through out the world.

Collecting stamps is a very interesting hobby that is preferred and loved by the people throughout the world. Stamp collecting is the act of gathering of Stamps and basically the labels placed on the letters as charge for the postal delivery that are issued by the country or by the post office.

Stamp collecting is considered to be one of the most popular hobbies in the world This is despite the fact that there is not that much money that can be made from it even if the person has some of the oldest stamps dating back to the 19th century.

The new collector can start this hobby at any age and have a collection of both local and foreign postage, there are a lot of places where the collection can begin the first place is usually through the mail that the person has delivered to there home.

It has become common place to declare that the future of stamp collecting is bleak, due to the increasing popularity of e-mail, other electronic forms of communication.

The Internet has greatly expanded the availability of stamp collecting information and has also made it easier for starting and intermediate stamp collectors to obtain stamps, covers and other philatelic material.

You can spend a lot of money for this wonderful hobby if you want to but you don't have to.

However you start, stamp collecting is a hobby that you can continue through your life. For more than 150 years, stamp collecting has been the hobby of choice of royalty, movie stars, sports celebrities, kings, presidents, and hundreds of thousands of other people.